Category: Writing
The Doctors Are In…

So last week I had a momentous occasion. Two, really. The first was that I was at the BBC / Massive Events Sherlocked USA convention in Los Angeles as the host – and more of that later – but the second, and more important of the two was that on Friday 26th May ay 1.45pm I became an official BBC [&hellip

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Thirty Years A Writer…

Today’s the 22nd of March. Which means that tomorrow, the 23rd of March I will have been writing professionally for thirty years – as that date, back in 1987 was the day that I first walked into Rathbone Place and entered the offices of YOUR SINCLAIR magazine

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The Irregulars Return…

As many of you know, a couple of years ago FIRST STAGE did an adaptation of books 1 and 4 of the Baker Street Irregulars series that Dan Boultwood and I did for Hachette Books. Adapted by Eric Coble, it was a great success, and last year the stage play was collected into a book and made available for productions. [&hellip

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IN THE RING @ The Hollywood Reporter…

So The Hollywood Reporter has just announced the news I’ve been holding onto for months – that WWE and Gold Medal winning Superstar Kurt Angle is starring in IN THE RING as ‘Sledgehammer Sullivan’. And not only that, but we’re finally able to announce the other wrestlers currently involved!

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It’s Never Too Late…

So last week, The Thrill List did one of their posts on ‘people who didn’t accomplish anything until their were in their 30s’, showing again that some of the people that have accomplished the most in their lives didn’t start until late into them – and it reminded me of some things I’ve been saying in schools of late. One thing I [&hellip

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NOTICED – Available now…

I hadn’t noticed (apologies for the pun), but my new reluctant reader book, Noticed is out today from Badger Learning. This is a different style to my previous ones, as this is part of a range very much aimed at the reluctant reader girl market. For more information on the book (and a sneak peek inside), go to the Book’s [&hellip

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Get NOTICED with TEEN READS IV…

So I said a while back that I’d be doing another TEEN READS book for Badger Learning, aimed at reluctant readers, and it’s just been announced that my book Noticed is out in September as part of their TEEN READS IV series. This time however it’s more aimed at reluctant female readers, and the level of talent in the range [&hellip

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